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Hull & East Riding Museum

36 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1NQ, England
+44 1482 613902
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Excellent Museum

We had been visiting the Museum Quarter but didnt know whether we would enjoy a museum which... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Begins the History of Hull.

Go here first and you can start the History lesson of Hull in a chronological order. This has so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Enter a world where 235 million years of history is brought to life. From majestic mammoths to Saxon invaders, visitors to the Hull and East Riding museum of archaeology can look forward to an experience that is unique, educational and fun. Walk through an Iron Age village, enter a Roman bath house and look at the stunning mosaics. Discover a mysterious crew of wooden warriors and see our horde of Viking treasure
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“iron age” (31 reviews)
“roman mosaics” (30 reviews)
“bronze age” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
36 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1NQ, England
+44 1482 613902
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had been visiting the Museum Quarter but didnt know whether we would enjoy a museum which focussed on Roman and prehistoric topics. However we were pleasantly surprised. The Museum is very well curated and takes you on a winding journey through history. We particularly...More

Thank chilton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go here first and you can start the History lesson of Hull in a chronological order. This has so much to see exhibits start at the Ice Age but you can read on earlier eras. Try to walk the correct way (unless you are going...More

Thank FootienBeer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We couldn't believe the amazing displays as we wandered across wonderful exhibits from across the ages. We picked up a leaflet to highlight some items on display which gave us a focus. This deserves more publicity as it is a delight.As it says, it boasts...More

Thank marg826
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Returning after many years of absence this museum is a jewel. Where city and surrounding countryside have come together to reach back to Roman and Norse times to portray this almost forgotten corner of England. The whole collection is an excellent initiative and worthy of...More

Thank PeterCarr255108
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super little museum, lots to see. Ideal for adults as well as children. Excellent presentation in every area and no entrance fee. Loved the woolly mamouth!

Thank Blueboy555
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Free entry to this great museum loved the displays of skeletons and the huge whooly mammoth . Great to see the different eras . Highly recommend this museum it's interesting lots to see kids will love it

Thank kh1354
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

i only went in here to book to go round the Arctic Corsair and ended up looking round, what a find!! the history in here about the local area is amazing. we ended up going back in after the arctic corsair tour as there was...More

Thank janine h
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Loved this museum. We loved the woolly mammoth, the skeletons, the engaging displays. The Roman area with the mosaics was fantastic, really engagingly displayed. A great place to visit. We will be back very soon.

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Accessible and rich displays engaging and interesting. Brought the eras to life and would recommend for families and schools.

Thank etakpaste
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The first thing to greet you is a very large Woolly Mammoth. Beyond that you experience a comprehensive picture of the history and life of the people in this area including the remarkable preserved bronze age Ferriby boats and several roam mosaics. Definitely worth a...More

Thank Jim T
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14 March 2017|
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Response from SutcliffeFamile | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most of it would be accessible in a wheelchair I would think.
Les B
23 January 2015|
Response from Andrew T |